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Shakro Bokuchava, Saint-Petersburg Georgian painter

A little bit of Arts now. I want to show you Shakro Bokuchava's paintings.

Shakro Bokuchava
Lilac. Oil, canvas

Bokuchava was born in a Georgian province known as Abkhazia. In 1974, he graduated the Art School in Sukhumi. In 70s he attended Varvara Bubnova's "Home Academy" in Sukhumi. He was admitted to the Soviet Painters' Society in 1981.

Apart from painting Bokuchava practiced jewellery art for years.

Shakro Bokuchava
Diana. 2001. Oil, canvas

He lives in St. Petersburg, Russia since 1989.

His painting have been purchased by galleries and private collectors of huge amount of countries.

Shakro Bokuchava
Still life with pipe. 1999. Oil, canvas

You can find more biography details and paintings on his web-site.

Shakro Bokuchava
Still life. 2001. Oil, canvas

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